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  • CAF brings Flying Fortress to Sioux City

    A B-17 bomber from the Commemorative Air Force, an icon of the 2nd World War made a visit to Sioux City this week. The aircraft is one of only a handful of Flying Fortress aircraft that still fly.

  • Air Force Cycling Team rides in RAGBRAI

    The Air Force Cycling team is riding in the 2022 Register’s Annual Great Bicycle Ride Across Iowa or RAGBRAI, a weeklong recreational touring bicycle ride that takes cyclists from river to river, beginning at the west side of Iowa going to the east side, starting June 23, 2022.

  • Iowa ANG holds enlisted leadership huddle

    Iowa Air National Guard senior enlisted members from the states two Air Wings are together at the Iowa Joint Forces Headquarters for an enlisted leadership huddle. The group of Seniors, Chiefs and 1st Sergeants are in Des Moines for the two day event at Camp Dodge

  • Yes it’s gold! Iowa ANG gold F-16 remake celebrates ANG history

    A gold U.S. Air Force F-16A Falcon from the Iowa Air National Guard has been painted with commemorative anniversary paint scheme that replicates the unit’s 50th anniversary gold jet as it appeared in 1996. The 2022 redesign of the 185th Air Refueling Wing static display was unveiled as the Air Force

  • Iowa ANG vehicle maintenance A-team tackles crash truck conundrum

    When they were faced with a problem and no one else could help, they called in the A-team to make the most of the lime-yellow lemon. A mixture of full-time and traditional guard members made quick work of removing a giant Detroit Diesel from a 185th ARW fire truck this week.

  • 185th ARW Security Forces Conduct Annual Training

    In order to stay qualified and vigilant, the 185th Air Refueling Wing’s Security Forces Squadron is conducting their annual training this week. The team spent the June training weekend at the unit’s firing range where members earned their weapons qualification. The Wing’s Security Forces qualified